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Recording a KS Lien Statement – Subcontractor in Sedgwick County

A national commercial lighting supplier asked our TRADITION LIEN SERVICE division to record a KANSAS Lien Statement – Subcontractor for non-payment on for lighting supplies provided on a new hotel in Wichita, KS within Sedgwick County. According to Wikipedia, Wichita became in the in the 1920s and ’30s the “The Air Capital of the World” for its aircraft production.

Sedgwick County liens and releases are recorded with the 18th Judicial District Court located in Wichita, KS. Fees are $36.00 for 8-1/2″ x 11″ paper notices with no charge for additional pages. The office does accept out of state business checks. Make the check out to CDC.

Turn around time to record is 3-5 business days after being received. Both a lien and release recorded will be returned with one week.

KANSAS gets new notices, custom template technology (CTT)

Ten years ago I attended what might be the largest family reunion ever for my wife’s family in Wichita, KS on hot 4th of July weeked. This weekend I just finished entirely re-wrote for PreLien2Lien thirty-seven (37) new notices for the state of KANSAS.  They also have (CTT) Custom Template Technology, enabling each template notice to be customized for a one-time $50 fee. 

All contractors and suppliers must identify themselves in advance to the Owner on a new residential construction project by delivering to them a Notice Of Intent To Perform. On existing residential projects where a improvement is being made, Subcontractors must send a Warning Statement to the Owner prior to a Lien Statment being recoded.

General/Prime Contractors (Private Projects): KANSAS Statutes Annotated § 60-1102 mandate that a General/Prime Contractor on a commercial or residential project must record a Lien Statement with the Clerk of the District Court in the county where a project you provided construction related equipment, labor, materials or services is located. It must be recorded within four (4) months after the last day of supplying equipment, labor, materials, labor or services to a project.

Subcontractors (Private Projects): KANSAS Statutes Annotated § 60-1103 mandate that a Subcontractor on a commercial or residential project must record a Lien Statement with the Clerk of the District Court in the county where a project you provided construction related equipment, labor, materials or services is located. It must be recorded within three (3) months after the last day of supplying equipment, labor, materials, labor or services to a project.

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